Gift Ideas for the Selfish Writer in Your Life (Even if That’s Just You)

Alright, so maybe the writer in your life isn't selfish. But it's almost certain that they feel that way from time to time, so don't feel too bad if the thought has also crossed your mind. Writing is an emotionally demanding task, and I mean truly demanding in the sense that it subjects you to… Continue reading Gift Ideas for the Selfish Writer in Your Life (Even if That’s Just You)

10 Hesitant Tips for the Anxious Writer

Fun fact about writing: it can be used as a calming, meditative tool. Not so fun fact about writers: they are more likely to suffer from mental illnesses, particularly anxiety disorders. And since we tend to treat writing like our job, sometimes writers start to see writing as a stressful, rather than meditative practice. When… Continue reading 10 Hesitant Tips for the Anxious Writer

Where to Submit: Black History Month

  Whether you're submitting now or focusing on reading, check out these awesome publications that promote artists of color. And, of course, happy Black History Month! Aaduna seeks emerging writers and visual artists whose work gravitates towards the experimental and innovative. At the core of their publication is a mission to provide a publication venue for artists… Continue reading Where to Submit: Black History Month

7 Journals You Should Submit to: January 2017

Yes, we should all aspire to be writing, writing, writing, but sometimes in a rare moment, a piece is complete. Whether it has been polished to gleaning perfection, or you're making the same cuts and uncuts, changing the color of the sunset/cat/noun from tangerine to cantaloupe back to tangerine, sometimes you gotta just be the… Continue reading 7 Journals You Should Submit to: January 2017